ERIC Number: ED344040
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Oct
Resourceful Aging: Today and Tomorrow. Conference Proceedings (Arlington, Virginia, October 9-10, 1990). Volume IV. Work/Second Careers.
American Association of Retired Persons, Washington, DC.; Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY. Dept. of Rural Sociology.
This document contains 19 papers on work and second careers presented at a conference on aging. The papers, grouped into themes of trends and implications, resourceful roles, resources, and an agenda for the future, include the following: "Demographic Potential and the Quiet Revolution" (Opening Remarks by Robert A. Harootyan); "Work/Second Careers" (Executive Summary and Commentary by David N. Gamse); "Midlife and Older Women: Valuable Resources for Today's Workforce" (Rubie G. Coles); "U.S. Labor Market Trends and Prospects for Older Workers" (Judith C. Hushbeck); "Innovative Programs for Older Workers at a Time of Labor Force Uncertainty" (Robert Levin); "Second Careers: New Challenges, New Opportunities" (Clarence William Patten); "Contingent Work Options: Promise or Peril for Older Workers" (Paul Rupert); "Still Working?" (Caroline Bird); "Work and Second Careers" (Sally Coberly); "Days Inns Recruits Older Workers" (Shira Miller); "My Reincarnation Is in My Audience" (Herman W. Pollack); "Bank of America--An Advocate for Older Workers" (Beverly Fuentes); "Services for Older Workers: Observations on Research and Programmatic Needs" (Denis Gray, Katherine A. Grant); "Utilizing Individual and Personal Resources" (Yoji Ozaki); "Making Resourceful Aging a Reality: A Case for a National Older Worker Employment Policy" (Sara E. Rix); "Senior Environmental Employment Program" (John Ropes); "Creating a Vision" (David Gillette); "Involving Older Persons in the Labor Force: An Agenda for the Future" (Jeanne M. Hogarth); and "Finding the Right Fit: Older Workers and the Emerging Economy" (Kathy Sisco). A directory of 25 programs and resources is included, as are the tables of contents of the other 4 conference volumes. (KC)
Descriptors: Aging (Individuals), Community Services, Demography, Employer Employee Relationship, Employment, Employment Patterns, Employment Potential, Employment Practices, Futures (of Society), Labor Needs, Middle Aged Adults, Older Adults, Older Workers
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Retired Persons, Washington, DC.; Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY. Dept. of Rural Sociology.
Note: For related volumes, see CE 060 806-809. Volume I, Executive Summary, duplicates material in the other volumes and is not included.